Monday, April 11, 2011

Just Add Sprinkles


Best birthday yet!

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Lil’ Gluten Loves Me agreed!

But in the busy-ness of the weekend and fun, I didn’t have any time for cooking! Between eating, drinking, shopping, laughing, playing…birthday cake pancakes had to take a back seat.

So I extended my birthday weekend to include today! Sort of like a government holiday Smile

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Good thing!

Gluten Free Birthday Cake Pancakes

You’ll need:

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Adapted from How Sweet It Is

1 1/2 cups Gluten Free all purpose flour

3/4 cup Gluten Free yellow cake mix

1 tablespoon sugar

3/4 teaspoon baking powder

pinch of salt

2 eggs

1 1/2 teaspoons Gluten Free vanilla extract

2 cups milk

Combine your dry ingredients and then add your wet! Simple as that. You want the batter to be like a pancake batter, so aim for that consistency.

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I recommend adding sprinkles to the batter.

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And when you pour the batter,

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I would add sprinkles again. Just in case Smile

Cook until brown. Top with a simple vanilla glaze: 1/4 cup powdered sugar, a dash of GF vanilla, and milk. Add the milk 1 tbsp. at a time, until you get your desired consistency.

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Top your pancakes with as little or as much glaze as you like.

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And then top with more sprinkles.

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Just in case Smile

And yes,

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they were worth the wait!

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Janetha @ meals + moves said...

She is the absolute CUTEST!

Unknown said...

Wow, way to combine pancakes and birthday cakes. I'm impressed and inspired by your sweet tooth.
Happy Birthday!

Anonymous said...

She looks just like you! Glad you had a good birthday. Emily

iampalegreen said...

How fun!! Happy belated Birthday!!! :)

Sarah said...

Those look totally delish!